Chapter 3. Energy Savings with Improved Furnaces and Other Plant Modifications

  1. William Smothers
  1. W. C. Bennight1,
  2. Lester N. Smith2,
  3. Charles C. Vicary3 and
  4. Edward M. Thoben4

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470318751.ch3

Proceedings of the 43rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 43rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Bennight, W. C., Smith, L. N., Vicary, C. C. and Thoben, E. M. (1982) Energy Savings with Improved Furnaces and Other Plant Modifications, in Proceedings of the 43rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 5/6 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470318751.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Verson Home Products P.O. Box 15828, Dallas, TX 75215

  2. 2

    Porcelain Metals Corp. of Louisville P.O. Box 10177, Louisville, KY 40210

  3. 3

    Ervite Corp. Box 8287, Erie, PA 16505

  4. 4

    American Standard, Inc. P.O. Box 1050, Louisville, KY 40201

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373958

Online ISBN: 9780470318751

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Keywords:

  • porcelain;
  • reflects;
  • steel castings;
  • muffle;
  • exchangers

Summary

Several different approaches to improve furnace efficiency and to conserve energy in other ways are reported. Reasons for selecting the courses of action taken are described.